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Watarrka Observations

Wednesday September 19, 2018
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Tue 09:00 CST
SW 6   23.5 6.5 21.6 33 10 0   1011.1
Mon 09:00 CST
NE 17   19.0 -3.4 13.4 22 16 0   1016.1
Sun 09:00 CST
E 28   13.5 -4.3 5.6 29 14 0   1021.0
Sat 09:00 CST
SSE 19   17.0 11.7 14.0 71 3 0   1021.2
Fri 09:00 CST
NE 33   27.5 8.9 20.7 31 24 0   1014.9
Thu 09:00 CST
E 6   19.9 3.9 17.5 35 8 0   1017.9
Wed 09:00 CST
E 33   19.5 5.8 12.0 41 13 0   1018.4

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory
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